Eblast – April 30, 2017

Central Elementary PTA
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School News for the Week of 5/1-5/5

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It’s a Big Week at CES!!!

The PTA will be thanking our teachers all week this week with breakfast on Monday, raffles on Tuesday and Thursday, lunch on Wednesday (check out the sign-up, below), and sweet treats on Friday.  Please join us in thanking your kids’ teachers – backpack mail coming home tomorrow will give you some ideas – but be creative and thank these CES heroes!!!

Thank-A-Teacher Campaign
Click here for information on a countywide initiative beginning May 1st.  Make this a part of your celebration of Teacher Appreciation Week  🙂

Parent Coffee:  TOMORROW!
Monday, May 1, is the date of our next – and last of this year – PTA-sponsored Parent Coffee.  The topic this time is PTA 101:  What We Do and How You Can Do, Too  🙂  Anyone interested in learning more about PTA activities, committees, and 2017-18 leadership and volunteer opportunities should plan to join for coffee, munchkins, and a little Monday morning fun at 9:15 in the CES cafeteria.

Join us at 6:30pm THIS Friday night for Moana in the Cafeteria/Gym.  Admission is FREE and drinks/snacks will be on sale for $1.  This is not a drop off event…please plan to stay with your child. Bring your low back chairs and blankets and join the fun!

Important News from the Art Department!!

RECYCLE AND REUSE an old white t-shirt for tie dye!!!! Please remember we will be doing tie dye in art classes in May to prepare for field day. If you buy a new white t-shirt please wash once before we dye our shirts. An old used shirt works very well! Thank you!!!!

After School Spanish Classes
The second installment of Spanish classes will begin on May 1st and 3rd for respective age groups.  Please click here for more information.

Immunization News
Click here for information about a new requirement for middle schoolers.

Click here for the proposed start and end times for school next year.
5th Grade DVD
Please send procker@aacps.org any pictures that you may have of our current 5th graders!  We are looking for pictures of Kindergarten thru 5thGROUP SHOTS!  Pictures of school activities (Field Day/ Tiger Trot/ Halloween parties/classroom parties/band/strings/chorus concerts and field trips!)  You can email or send in a flashdrive (Ms. Rocker will return the flashdrives!).  Thanks for helping to make our 5thgrade DVD a keepsake for our students.

May 1
Parent Coffee

May 5
Interims Go Home and PTA Movie Night

May 19
Field Day

May 25 and 26
Kindergarten Conferences

May 26
Kindergarten Orientation @ 9am

May 30
Volunteer Appreciation Program @ 2pm


In Case you missed it! Help Wanted
Lost and Found
Please to mark your coats/sweatshirts/lunch boxes with your child’s name.  We have a large number of items in our lost and found… including new spirit wear sweatshirts with no names on them! Have your child come look for missing items before they are donated.
It’s not too late to help out with the Teacher Appreciation Luncheon on Wednesday, May 3rd.  Click here to see the Sign-Up.

The PE teachers need YOUR help to make this year’s Field Day a success!  Click here to see the Sign-Up.

The office of PTA Vice President/President Elect is open for the 2017-18 school year.  Interested?  Shoot a note to president@mycentralpta.org.